HC Deb 06 May 1999 vol 330 c455W
Mr. Edwards

To ask the Secretary of State for Health if he will make a statement about the availability of beta interferon on prescription for people with the progressive type of multiple sclerosis. [82881]

Mr. Denham

The Department will shortly be consulting with interested parties on a draft health service circular on the prescribing of beta-interferon for people with secondary progressive multiple sclerosis.